Our year-round programming reflects Wharton’s love of culture and the arts and includes live storytelling events, theater, music, and the popular Monday Lecture Series.

Members Book Club: The Buccaneers

Mar 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm MEMBER
Wharton completed about three quarters of this novel by her death in 1937. She left[...]

Writers in the House: A Conversation with our 2018 Writers-in-Residence

Mar 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm CONVERSATION
A discussion with The Mount’s 2018 Writers-in-Residence: Elif Batuman, Buzzy Jackson and Kate Reed Petty[...]

Roberta Silman in Conversation with Matt Tannenbaum

Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm CONVERSATION
Join author Roberta Silman and Matt Tannenbaum, the owner of The Bookstore, as they discuss[...]

Russian and Soviet Film Music: A Tuneful Survey

Apr 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm LECTURE
This is a program presented by Close Encounters with Music at The Mount. In a[...]

Opening Day at The Mount!

May 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm GUIDED TOUR
The Mount opens for the 2018 season! Join us for daily tours of the house and[...]

Early Closing Day

May 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Early Closing Day

Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Early Closing Day

Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Early Closing Day

Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Wharton on Wednesday

Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm READING
Experience Edith Wharton at her finest with this short stories series! Enjoy summer afternoons on[...]

Early Closing Day

Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Music After Hours with The Benny Sharoni Quartet

Jul 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm MUSIC
Join us on the Terrace every weekend in July and August from 5 p.m. to[...]

Music After Hours with The Wanda Houston Band

Jul 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm MUSIC
Join us on the Terrace every weekend in July and August from 5 p.m. to[...]

Wharton on Wednesday

Jul 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm READING
Experience Edith Wharton at her finest with this short stories series! Enjoy summer afternoons on[...]

Edith Wharton’s Anti-Semitism: A Consideration – An Encore Lecture

Jul 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm LECTURE
Dr. Irene Goldman-Price examines disturbing evidence of Wharton’s prejudices gleaned from her writings, setting it[...]